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Should Donald Trump snag the election, here’s one potential destination to consider. READ MORE »


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She’s been called a “bloody difficult woman,” which usually means a woman who knows what the fuck she’s doing, and maybe Britain needs that right now. READ MORE »


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I’m sorry, but a little safety pin isn’t protecting anyone. READ MORE »


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The subject is literally close to home for him. READ MORE »


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While many politically-minded people weighed in with thoughts and concerns, one of the more surprising pundits was Lindsay Lohan, who actively tweeted about Brexit all last evening. READ MORE »


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This is the most epic breakup. READ MORE »


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Buses, trains, and the Tube (London’s subway) will no longer carry advertising that “could cause body confidence issues” by promoting unrealistic body images. READ MORE »


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No one is safe on Twitter, but especially old politically ignorant dinguses like Donald Trump who barely know any world figures.

Last night, he once again showed this when he tweeted a “thanks” of sorts, for someone who said their dad would be voting for him. Except that the dad is actually British… READ MORE »


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Queen Elizabeth II has become the longest-reigning British monarch in history today, surpassing the long reign of her great-great-grandmother, Victoria, at 5:30 this afternoon (London time, obviously). At 89 years old, Elizabeth has been the Queen since 1952 – a full 63 years and seven months.

She said she won’t be celebrating – she’d like itREAD MORE »


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The UK’s National Health Service has classified voluntary genital piercings as female genital mutilation. READ MORE »


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So much for equality! READ MORE »


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This here is Hugh Morrison. With his ewe and his border collie, he’s a contestant in a “Britain’s sexiest farmer” competition by Farmers Weekly magazine. It is sponsored by the sexily named Original Muck Boot Company. I can’t properly ascertain how sexy Hugh is underneath all those farm animals and layers of clothing. But I… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

The British really aren’t into sex, huh? After their Prime Minister David Cameron went after internet porn last week, now The Co-operative Group, one of the largest magazine retailers in the UK, is demanding that “lads’ magazines” showing skimpily-clad cover models provide a modesty bag by September 9 to be sold in their stores. … READ MORE »


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Finally a story to bring out the giddy nerd lurking inside all of us. Not only does it contain UFOs and British monarchy, but add in some Death Eater-like locutions and you’ve got yourself a teen-sci-fi-fantasy-novel in the works.

British National Archives released letters sent between 2007 and 2009 to members of British… READ MORE »


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The UK has banned a TV commercial starring Pamela Anderson writhing in a bikini, covered in what looks like champagne froth. In the ad for web hosting service CrazyDomains.co.uk, Anderson and another sexy woman are depicted in a boardroom filled with men, one of whom is fantasizing about the two dancing in bikinis as they’re… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

A dubious “study” by a British sex toy web site has found that the more elite the British university, the more money students at the school spend on sex toys. Students at Cambridge, the top university in Britain, spend the most on sex toys, followed by Oxford and then Manchester, according to the web site… READ MORE »


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“Margaret Thatcher was a pioneer, willingly or unwillingly, for the role of women in politics. Her hard-nosed fiscal measures took a toll on the poor, and her hands-off approach to financial regulation led to great wealth for others. There is an argument that her steadfast, almost emotional loyalty to the pound sterling has helped the UK… READ MORE »


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Britain’s House Of Commons has passed a bill legalizing gay marriage, which is expected to be signed into law by Prime Minister David Cameron. (UPDATE: Commenter @aonline has noted that the bill needs to be passed by the House Of Lords first.) [NPR, Huffington Post]
An Alabama high school football coach is in… READ MORE »


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